10cf746e54 "Exodus: Gods and Kings: Ridley Scott on Walking in Moses Sandels Variety". The 2nd biggest problem is that E: G&K is way too dark, moody, and gory/violent all the time--for what should be an awe-inspiring tale of hope. ^ "Exodus Gods and Kings (2014)". Retrieved March 20, 2015. Flixster. Retrieved March 28, 2014. The Hebrews protect themselves by covering their doors with the blood of lambs, as instructed by Moses. (It should be noted that the ruling Pharaoh during the time of Exodus is never named in the Scriptures.) He is shown to refuse letting the Israelites go partly because he doesnt believe that Egypt could survive the loss of its primary labor forcethe enslaved Israelites. The rivers ran red with CGI blood, the hail storms were impressively CGI, the swarms of flies were actually less impressive CGI. The Rolling Stone.
"Now Egypt bans Hollywood bible epic Exodus because of 'historical inaccuracies'". The Huffington Post. August 13, 2013. And with most adaptations, changes are made to help the movie become a smoother (more slick and streamlined) cinematic tale. Why no body cares about character building and good script? At one level, it feels extremely sad that with this budget and this talent in technology, even a slight efforts and honesty towards script, story, and dialogue can take such movies to a masterpiece level. Acting by Christian Bale is quite alright, but it is nothing special. At the urging of Queen Tuya, he interrogates the servant Miriam, who denies being Moses' sister. "Exodus: Gods and Kings Review". Do not waste your time or money, I will guarantee you will be at least disappointed if you go.… Expand 2 of 4 users found this helpful s721936 Mar 19, 2015 0 This review contains spoilers, click expand to view.